Police chiefs: Lock car doors, thwart thieves
MAHONING TWP. — Police officers in the region are reminding locals to lock their car doors after a series of thefts from vehicles.Continued ...
Students donate nearly 200 boxes of gifts to needy families
DANVILLE – Students at St. Joseph School smashed their previous donation records for Operation Christmas Child, which sends Christmas gifts to needy families arond the world.
Students were tasked with filling a shoe box with gifts, including toys and school supplies, to send to children located in poor towns around America as well as third-world countries. Students could label the box as being for a boy or a girl and whether it was appropriate for ages 2 through 4, 5 through 9 or 10 through 14.Continued ...
Danville homeowners prepare for Iron Heritage Festival holiday tour visitors
DANVILLE — Six homes plus the Montgomery House Museum will be part of this year’s holiday house tour sponsored by the Iron Heritage Festival Committee.Continued ...
Proceeds benefit the Iron Heritage Festival.
Community Thanksgiving meal at St. Joseph turns 30
DANVILLE — This year marks a milestone for the annual Thanksgiving dinner sponsored by St. Joseph Church and the Knights of the Columbus.Continued ...
Ready to repeat: Ironmen face Troy for District 4 title tonight
DANVILLE — One week ago, Jim Keiser had a simple but direct message to his players at halftime, trailing 21-7 to Loyalsock in the District 4 Class AA semifinal game.Continued ...
Scout thanks Eagle project helpers
RIVERSIDE — A new Eagle Scout thanks Riverside Borough Council for helping him achieve the highest rank in Scouting.Continued ...
Trinity preschoolers brighten up giving tree
DANVILLE – Preschool students at Trinity Childcare are working to make Christmas a little brighter for the less fortunate in their community.
About 20 students decorated hardened dough ornaments to hang on their annual giving tree, which will be displayed at Trinity Childcare’s first annual holiday festival on Saturday, Nov. 23. The festival will run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the fellowship hall of Trinity United Methodist Church, located at 306 Lombard Avenue.Continued ...
Danville billed for CSIU education of jailed youths
DANVILLE — While six youths held in Montour County Jail in September refused educational services, the Central Susquehanna Intermediate Unit billed the Danville Area School District $600 for administrative costs incurred in sending staff to interview the teens and complete paperwork.Continued ...
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